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Movies December 2009 archive

  • Avatar

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    9

    A paraplegic marine dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission becomes torn between following his orders and protecting the world he feels is his home.

  • Bridge to Terabithia

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    6

    A preteen’s life is changed after befriending the new girl at school.

  • The Incredibles

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    8

    A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world.

  • Sixteen Candles

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    6

    A young girl’s “sweet sixteenth” birthday becomes anything but special as she suffers from every embarrassment possible.

  • War, Inc.

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    4

    A political satire set in Turaqistan, a country occupied by an American private corporation run by a former US Vice-President…

  • A Serious Man

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    7

    A black comedy set in 1967 and centered on Larry Gopnik, a Midwestern professor who watches his life unravel when his wife prepares to leave him because his inept brother won’t move out of the house.

  • Girl, Interrupted

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    6

    Based on writer Susanna Kaysen’s account of her 18-month stay at a mental hospital in the 1960s.

  • The Dog Problem

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    5

    In Los Angeles, a depressed writer named Solo has writer’s block after a successful first book of which he’s ashamed…

  • Code 46

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    6

    A futuristic ‘Brief Encounter’, a love story in which the romance is doomed by genetic incompatibility.

  • Stop-Loss

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    7

    A veteran soldier returns from his completed tour of duty in Iraq, only to find his life turned upside down when he is arbitrarily ordered to return to field duty by the Army.

  • Choke

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    6

    A sex-addicted con-man pays for his mother’s hospital bills by playing on the sympathies of those who rescue him from choking to death.

  • Me and Orson Welles

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    7

    A teenager is cast in the Mercury Theatre production of “Julius Caesar” directed by a young Orson Welles in 1937.

  • Paranormal Activity

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    6

    After moving into a suburban home, a couple becomes increasingly disturbed by a nightly demonic presence.

  • Where the Wild Things Are

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    5

    An adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s classic children’s story, where Max, a disobedient little boy sent to bed without his supper, creates his own world – a forest inhabited by ferocious wild creatures that crown Max as their ruler.

  • Law Abiding Citizen

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    6

    A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family’s killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.

  • The Informant!

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    6

    The U.S. government decides to go after an agri-business giant with a price-fixing accusation, based on the evidence submitted by their star witness, vice president turned informant Mark Whitacre.

  • They Live!

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    5

    A drifter discovers a pair of sunglasses that allow him to wake up to the fact that aliens have taken over the Earth.

  • The Box

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    6

    A small wooden box arrives on the doorstep of a married couple, who know that opening it will grant them a million dollars and kill someone they don’t know.

  • Planet 51

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    5

    American astronaut Captain Charles “Chuck” Baker lands on Planet 51 thinking he’s the first person to step foot on it. To his surprise, he finds that this planet is inhabited by little green people who are happily living in a white picket fence world, and whose only fear is that it will be overrun by alien invaders…like Chuck!

  • Dumb and Dumber

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    6

    The cross-country adventures of two good-hearted but incredibly stupid friends.

  • Forgetting Sarah Marshall

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    6

    Devastated Peter takes a Hawaii vacation in order to deal with recent break-up with his TV star girlfriend, Sarah. Little does he know Sarah’s traveling to the same resort as her ex … and she’s bringing along her new boyfriend.

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